Microsoft launches new programme to help startups in the UK

Microsoft launches new programme to help startups in the UK
By Elizabeth Robinson | 20 February 2018

Businesses involved will be able to benefit from Office 365 and Dynamics 365

Evolving from a lean to an agile manufacturing organisation

Evolving from a lean to an agile manufacturing organisation
By Guest | 20 February 2018

Mark Hermans from DXC Technology argues that manufacturers must implement a technology framework that allows continuous incremental improvements if they want to move to agile manufacturing processes

DXC Technology's Mark Hermans argues that manufacturers must improve technology frameworks 

What topics will be top of the agenda at IASA 2018?

What topics will be top of the agenda at IASA 2018?
By Rebecca Gibson | 19 February 2018

3-6 June; Nashville, Tennessee, US

Topics will be tailored to technology, finance, insurance, accounting and operations professionals

Industry 4.0 and IoT security to be key topics at Security of Things World

Industry 4.0 and IoT security to be key topics at Security of Things World
By Rebecca Gibson | 19 February 2018

1-3 July; Maritim proArte, Berlin, Germany

High-level executives from across all sectors will learn how to improve the security of their IoT systems

25% of brands will use virtual customer assistants by 2020, says Gartner

25% of brands will use virtual customer assistants by 2020, says Gartner
By Elizabeth Robinson | 19 February 2018

Research reveals a 70% reduction in call, chat and email enquiries after implementation


Six ways to create a memorable customer experience

Six ways to create a memorable customer experience
By Lindsay James | 19 February 2018

Experts offer valuable insight into how companies can exceed expectations and boost the bottom line 

How customers can benefit from a virtual contact centre

How customers can benefit from a virtual contact centre
By Lindsay James | 19 February 2018

With help from GCI, Prospect Union has built a new virtual contact centre to help it more efficiently service over 140,000 members

Prospect Union has built a new virtual contact centre to help it service over 140,000 members 

What to expect from Mobile World Congress 2018

What to expect from Mobile World Congress 2018
By Elizabeth Robinson | 16 February 2018

Topics include how AI and blockchain will transform the telco industry 


Why should you go to Security of Things World USA 2018?

Why should you go to Security of Things World USA 2018?
By Rebecca Gibson | 16 February 2018

16-18 September; Hilton San Diego Resort & Spa, US

Attendees will learn how to rethink the technology strategy for scalable, secure and efficient IoT

Plan a roadmap to automation at Autonomous Machines World this year

Plan a roadmap to automation at Autonomous Machines World this year
By Rebecca Gibson | 16 February 2018

24-26 June; Pullman Berlin, Germany

Sessiions will focus on AI and machine-to-machine interactions, big and smart data and cybersecurity

Sydney to be eighth home to Microsoft ScaleUp programme

Sydney to be eighth home to Microsoft ScaleUp programme
By Elizabeth Robinson | 16 February 2018

Successful applicants gain access to expert advice and technology to support their startup

Microsoft is testing new ‘Ultimate Performance’ mode in Windows 10

Microsoft is testing new ‘Ultimate Performance’ mode in Windows 10
By Lindsay James | 16 February 2018

The new power policy is designed to provide the absolute maximum performance for advanced users

How to optimise the shopper experience

How to optimise the shopper experience
By Guest | 16 February 2018

Marc Truffault, CPG-RETAIL industry solution experience senior manager at Dassault Systèmes, says that Dassault Systèmes’ ‘Perfect Shelf’ industry solution experience is using the capabilities of the cloud to enhance collaboration in the consumer packaged goods and retail space

Dassault Systèmes' Marc Truffault says the ‘Perfect Shelf’ industry solution enhances collaboration 

How to speed up enterprise application development in three easy steps

How to speed up enterprise application development in three easy steps
By Guest | 15 February 2018

Mercato Solutions offers advice on how to create effective apps more efficiently 

Four simple tips to help build a digital value chain

Four simple tips to help build a digital value chain
By Guest | 15 February 2018

Harald Kopp from TSIA offers advice on how hardware manufacturers can digitally transform

Harald Kopp from TSIA offers advice on how hardware manufacturers can digitally transform


Ordnance Survey trials Microsoft AI to reduce home insurance premiums

Ordnance Survey trials Microsoft AI to reduce home insurance premiums
By Elizabeth Robinson | 15 February 2018

Machine learning technology can accurately identify different roof types 


How to create amazing and memorable customer experiences

How to create amazing and memorable customer experiences
By Rebecca Gibson | 15 February 2018

Microsoft’s Pinar Salk tells us how technologies like analytics and machine learning are helping retailers to create the personalised and seamless shopping experience their customers expect

Microsoft’s Pinar Salk tells us how technologies like machine learning are helping retailers 

Industry of Things World Asia to explore smart manufacturing and IIoT

Industry of Things World Asia to explore smart manufacturing and IIoT
By Rebecca Gibson | 14 February 2018

15-17 September; Marina Bay Sands Hotel, Singapore

Topics will include monetising the IoT, using smart data analytics and cybersecurity

Milk Source turns to Skyline Technologies to help track clientele

Milk Source turns to Skyline Technologies to help track clientele
By Guest | 14 February 2018

The solution uses a combination of SharePoint, Microsoft Flow and PowerApps

Microsoft contributes to Taiwan’s renewable energy targets

Microsoft contributes to Taiwan’s renewable energy targets
By Elizabeth Robinson | 14 February 2018

Taiwanese government aims to increase the use of renewable energy to 20% by 2025

Microsoft outlines vision for future of digital identities

Microsoft outlines vision for future of digital identities
By Lindsay James | 14 February 2018

Blockchain technologies will enhance privacy and security across the physical and digital world

IDC predicts huge rise in blockchain investment over coming years

IDC predicts huge rise in blockchain investment over coming years
By Sean Dudley | 13 February 2018

Global spending on blockchain services and technologies could reach US$8.1 billion by 2021.

AI, IoT, and virtual reality to top the bill at Industry of Things World Berlin

AI, IoT, and virtual reality to top the bill at Industry of Things World Berlin
By Rebecca Gibson | 13 February 2018

23-25 September; bcc Berlin Congress Center, Germany

More than 1,000 experts will discuss the new disruptive technologies enabling IoT for businesses

Gamechanging technology revolutionising the classroom

Gamechanging technology revolutionising the classroom
By Guest | 13 February 2018

Mike Ehlenberger, general manager and vice president of ScreenBeam at Actiontec, says that delivering the best technology for both students and teachers in the education space is vital to success

Mike Ehlenberger from Actiontec, says that delivering the best technology in education is vital 

Are you ready for GDPR? Six top tips for successful compliance

Are you ready for GDPR? Six top tips for successful compliance
By Lindsay James | 12 February 2018

The GDPR regulations will be enforced from 25 May this year. With any organisations in non-compliance facing heavy fines, preparation is of paramount importance. Here’s our roundup of top tips to ensure success

Experts offer advice about how to ensure compliance with the impending regulation 

Microsoft uses Fujitsu’s PalmSecure to advance security

Microsoft uses Fujitsu’s PalmSecure to advance security
By Elizabeth Robinson | 12 February 2018

Solution uses unique vein patterns to identify and authenticate users 

Driving the future of sustainable production

Driving the future of sustainable production
By Guest | 12 February 2018

A leading German automotive manufacturer is making sustainable production a reality

A leading German automotive manufacturer is making sustainable production a reality

Learn how to captialise on DevOps at Delivery of Things World USA 2018

Learn how to captialise on DevOps at Delivery of Things World USA 2018
By Rebecca Gibson | 12 February 2018

16-18 September; San Diego, California, US

Executives from all sectors will share best practice strategies in continuous delivery and DevOps

PayPal chooses Microsoft 365 to support creative teamwork

PayPal chooses Microsoft 365 to support creative teamwork
By Elizabeth Robinson | 09 February 2018

Collaboration will help company bring new products to market more quickly

The secret to successfully rolling out Office 365

The secret to successfully rolling out Office 365
By Guest | 09 February 2018

James Mitchell, senior product manager for Unified Communications at Claranet UK, argues that driving user adoption is absolutely crucial to the success of your Office 365 implementation

James Mitchell from Claranet UK says driving user adoption is crucial for Office 365 implementation  

UK surgeons use Microsoft HoloLens to ‘see inside’ patients

UK surgeons use Microsoft HoloLens to ‘see inside’ patients
By Elizabeth Robinson | 08 February 2018

Mixed-reality headset allows surgical teams to locate blood vessels making procedures safer

Teaching good data habits in educational institutions

Teaching good data habits in educational institutions
By Guest | 08 February 2018

Alyssa Putzer, marketing communications specialist at Metafile Information Systems, says that document management and paperless automation solutions can help educational institutions to capture and analyse critical data, increase efficiency and reduce costs

Metafile Information Systems' Alyssa Putzer says paperless automation helps institutions 

Microsoft launches UK’s most powerful cloud services

Microsoft launches UK’s most powerful cloud services
By Elizabeth Robinson | 07 February 2018

M-Series virtual machines in Azure can handle large workloads involving a lot of data

Preparing students for the reality of the modern workplace

Preparing students for the reality of the modern workplace
By Guest | 07 February 2018

Toni Townes-Whitley, corporate vice president of industry at Microsoft argues that in order to truly prepare students for the world of work, it’s vital that they are educated in a way that promotes the use of technology

Toni Townes-Whitley argues that to prepare students for work, their education must promote technology

Tribal Group uses Microsoft Azure to help reduce student dropout rates

Tribal Group uses Microsoft Azure to help reduce student dropout rates
By Elizabeth Robinson | 06 February 2018

Tribal Edge allows individuals to raise concerns about their learning

Siemens and Bridg partner to develop Digital Twin technologies

Siemens and Bridg partner to develop Digital Twin technologies
By Elizabeth Robinson | 05 February 2018

Solution will improve manufacturing throughput, product quality and reduce costs 

Seven ways Microsoft Azure has transformed business

Seven ways Microsoft Azure has transformed business
By Lindsay James | 05 February 2018

A roundup of our favourite Microsoft cloud implementations from the past six months 

Organisations are slow to advance in data and analytics, says Gartner

Organisations are slow to advance in data and analytics, says Gartner
By Elizabeth Robinson | 05 February 2018

Survey reveals 91% of respondents have not reached a ‘transformational’ level of maturity 


How technology is significantly changing the face of banking

How technology is significantly changing the face of banking
By Guest | 05 February 2018

Wim Geukens, managing director of VeriPark Europe explains how technology is changing how people manage their finances, so it’s imperative that banks have a strategy to manage multiple customer channels

Wim Geukens from VeriPark Europe explains how technology is changing how people manage finances

Mastering the art of empowering innovation in insurance

Mastering the art of empowering innovation in insurance
By Guest | 02 February 2018

Matej Pfajfar from Adacta explains why a future-proof core system is essential for innovation

Matej Pfajfar from Adacta explains why a future-proof core system is essential for innovation

Microsoft launches first AI residency programme in the UK

Microsoft launches first AI residency programme in the UK
By Elizabeth Robinson | 02 February 2018

Graduates will work alongside world-leading experts to solve real-world problems

Accenture to complete world’s largest deployment of Windows 10 in 2018

Accenture to complete world’s largest deployment of Windows 10 in 2018
By Elizabeth Robinson | 01 February 2018

Microsoft technologies are helping the firm to boost agility and productivity 

How to make IT a powerful agent of change for the workforce

How to make IT a powerful agent of change for the workforce
By Guest | 01 February 2018

Marc Wilkinson, DXC Technology’s chief technology officer for Workplace and Mobility says that IT teams must design personalised and contextualised user experiences for today’s tech-savvy workforce and create the future digital workplace

Marc Wilkinson from DXC Technology says IT teams must design personalised user experiences

Columbia Sportswear adopts Microsoft cloud to enhance customer experience

Columbia Sportswear adopts Microsoft cloud to enhance customer experience
By Elizabeth Robinson | 31 January 2018

Collaboration will drive digital transformation by leveraging Dynamics 365 and Azure

Breaking down the barriers for successful DNS management

Breaking down the barriers for successful DNS management
By Rebecca Gibson | 31 January 2018

Sigfus Magnusson explains how Men & Mice can help companies to successfully implement and maintain integrated management of their DNS across platforms

How Men & Mice can help companies to successfully implement integrated management of their DNS 

Publicis Groupe and Microsoft partner for AI collaboration platform

Publicis Groupe and Microsoft partner for AI collaboration platform
By Elizabeth Robinson | 30 January 2018

‘Marcel’ will use artificial intelligence to change how teams and clients work together

Three technologies that will transform operations in the years ahead

Three technologies that will transform operations in the years ahead
By Guest | 30 January 2018

A technology revolution will facilitate huge change in the years ahead, says Mike Constantine from GCI

Mike Constantine from GCI outlines three technology trends that will reshape business operations 

Wiretap and Perspicuity partner on compliance solution

Wiretap and Perspicuity partner on compliance solution
By Elizabeth Robinson | 30 January 2018

‘Aware by Wiretap’ delivers organisational insight and intelligent policy enforcement

Metafile earns Microsoft Dynamics 365 certification

Metafile earns Microsoft Dynamics 365 certification
By Rebecca Gibson | 30 January 2018

MetaViewer paperless automation tool can be used with Dynamics 365 for Finance and Operations

Interop ITX to focus on cloud, analytics and security

Interop ITX to focus on cloud, analytics and security
By Rebecca Gibson | 30 January 2018

30 April – 4 May; Las Vegas, Nevada, US

Independent conference will focus on delivering full stack IT education for technology leaders